Fluorite, Hill-Ledford Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Cave-in-Rock District Southern Illinois, Mined ca. 1960s, Fowler Collection, Miniature 3.0 x 4.0 x 4.5 cm, $75. Online 07/08. SOLD.
Group of lavender purple, semi-transparent fluorite cubes with internal zones of very light pastel purple and lavender. Crystallized to all sides and just a very small attachment point on base. Typical edge abrasions and a couple of small point cleaves on lesser crystals. Mined ca. early 1960s. Wayne Fowler Collection.